Infosys Becomes Oracle PartnerNetwork Diamond Level Partner

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News Highlights

  • Infosys and Oracle announced this week at Oracle OpenWorld 2010 that Infosys Technologies (NASDAQ: INFY), has been named to a new and highest ranking partner category called Diamond LevelOpens in a new window.
  • The Diamond distinction recognizes Infosys expertise of Oracle solutions and its ability to consult and deploy Oracle technologies for clients globally. Infosys was one of only two partners to qualify for the highest ranking Diamond distinction.
  • With 25,000 Oracle consultants worldwide, Infosys has invested significantly in delivering both broad and deep levels of expertise in core Oracle technologies including 20 specializations across Oracle's extensive product portfolio. In addition, Infosys invested in Advanced Specializations, which require a minimum of 50 certified implementation specialists each. Five Advanced Specializations are required for Diamond.
  • Infosys recently opened the Infosys-Oracle Solution Center on Oracle's Redwood Shores global headquarters campus which was developed to conceptualize, showcase and demonstrate leading solutions for joint clients and how they would benefit their specific environments and business requirements.

Key Quotes

  • Ravi Kumar S. Vice President and Global Head of Oracle Practice, Infosys Technologies: "Infosys has strongly invested in co-developing the next generation of Oracle solutions for clients around the world. As one of only two companies to achieve the new Diamond Level, this is a tremendous acknowledgement of Infosys's expertise in consulting and deploying across Oracle solutions and of helping our clients win in the marketplace."
  • Judson Althoff, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Alliances & Channels and Embedded Sales: "Our new Diamond level and Advanced Specializations, we are able to recognize those partners that have invested and excelled across the Oracle solution stack and are delivering significant value to our joint customers around the globe. The achievement of Diamond level for Infosys is truly a great accomplishment and recognizes the value they deliver to Oracle and our joint customers."

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Infosys (NASDAQ: INFY) defines, designs and delivers IT-enabled business solutions that help Global 2000 companies win in a Flat World. These solutions focus on providing strategic differentiation and operational superiority to clients. With Infosys, clients are assured of a transparent business partner, world-class processes, speed of execution and the power to stretch their IT budget by leveraging the Global Delivery Model that Infosys pioneered. As of June 30, 2010, the Infosys group had approximately 114,800 employees in over 50 offices worldwide. Infosys is part of the NASDAQ-100 Index and The Global Dow. For more information, visit



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